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NTC to KBP: No more airing of Shanti Dope's 'Amatz'

Jun 17, 2019 - 3:31 PM

The PDEA earlier said the song 'may mislead the innocent youth into thinking that the effects of illegal drug use to be harmless'

BANNED. The NTC wants KBP to make sure its members stop airing Shanti Dope's song 'Amatz.' Screenshot from the Amatz music video

Pacquiao wants gov't to license bloggers, 'control' media

Jan 30, 2018 - 2:29 PM

'We know that in our Constitution, there is freedom of expression but because of this freedom of expression, naabuso na kasi,' says Senator Manny Pacquiao

REWARD. Senator Manny Pacquiao is set to give financial incentive to Filipina weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz for winning silver in the Olympics. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

DWIZ host incites violence against Rappler journalist

Nov 03, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Rappler calls on dwIZ to sanction RJ Nieto for yet another attack on a journalist

IN PHOTOS: UST hosts VP debate on April 10

Apr 08, 2016 - 9:25 PM

A sneak peek into the UST Quadricentennial Pavilion where all 6 vice presidential bets are set to battle it out on Sunday for the Comelec organized event

HISTORICAL SITE. The 405-year-old University of Santo Tomas will host the vice presidential debate on April 10. All photos by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Expect all 6 VP bets to go head-to-head – debate organizers

Apr 08, 2016 - 6:03 PM

The April 10 vice presidential debate follows a dual moderator and town hall format with the candidates answering queries from two moderators a 3 person panel and pre selected audience members

BATTLE GROUND. The stage is being set up for upcoming vice presidential debate in UST on April 10. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

All 5 presidential bets attending Mindanao debate – Comelec

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:49 PM

The presidential debate on February 21 is the first one happening outside Metro Manila and the first time that the public will see all the 2016 presidential bets on one stage

CAPITOL UNIVERSITY. The first presidential debate happening outside Metro Manila will take place in this 500-seater theater at the  Capitol University. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

No media equipment allowed at Mindanao presidential debate

Feb 17, 2016 - 3:35 PM

The Comelec s national media partner GMA 7 is giving more slots to local journalists in the Cagayan de Oro event but will not let them bring cameras and other equipment

Cagayan de Oro media cry 'discrimination' in presidential debate coverage

Feb 14, 2016 - 11:35 PM

The debate should be beyond corporate media s quest for higher ratings and wider readership says the Cagayan de Oro Press Club

The President's new fancy

Nov 29, 2014 - 1:00 PM

They ve been seen in animated powwows on the plane

Binay apologizes to KBP for backing out of debate

Nov 13, 2014 - 4:58 PM

The Vice President offers an apology to the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas KBP for withdrawing from a debate that he himself proposed

'I'M SORRY.' Vice President Jejomar Binay aplogizes to the KBP for backing out of a debate he himself proposed. Rappler file photo

Networks go to SC to protest airtime limits

Feb 08, 2013 - 7:31 PM

UPDATED GMA Network and TV5 protest the Comelec s airtime limits for candidates before the Supreme Court Unlike them no political party has protested this rule

Why revert to old airtime cap for pol ads?

Jan 27, 2013 - 2:32 PM

The new rule tries to reflect the spirit of the Fair Elections Act say poll officials

Rappler Newscast | January 25, 2013

Jan 25, 2013 - 10:04 PM

Journalists ask Comelec to junk its rule requiring prior approval for interviews with candidates | A petition seeks to disqualify 3 families in the May polls for violating the constitutional ban on political dynasties | US Ambassador Harry Thomas apologizes for the damage done by a US vessel to the Tubbataha reef

Can bets control news using Comelec rule?

Jan 25, 2013 - 5:58 PM

Journalists blast the Comelec s right to reply rule which candidates may abuse; poll body says safeguards are in place

KBP on more airtime: Not all about money

Jan 24, 2013 - 6:38 PM

Broadcasters whose businesses thrive during campaigns ask the Comelec to bend its airtime limits for candidates